Gian Lorenzo Bernini

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Gian Lorenzo Bernini

Italian painter, draftsman, sculptor, architect, designer, restorer and playwright

Born 1598 - Died 1680

Born in Naples (Napoli, Campania, Italy)

Died in Rome (Lazio, Italy)

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Mode

Personal

assisted by

patron of

  • Urban VIII, Pope (1568-1644)

patronized by

  • Christina, Queen of Sweden (1626-1689)
  • Orsini II, Paolo Giordano (1591-1656)
  • Urban VIII, Pope (1568-1644)

rival of

son of

student of

teacher of

  • Fancelli, Giacomo Antonio (1619-1671)
  • Pellegrini, Carlo (1605-1645)

worked for

  • Borromini, Francesco (1599-1667)

Gian Lorenzo Bernini

Image courtesy of Don Kurtz

Added on 13 February, 2010